The accident with the Yak-40 near Rostov-on-Don airport. 1977
The accident with the Yak-40 near Rostov-on-Don airport. 1977

The accident with the Yak-40 North Caucasus CAA at the airport Rostov-on-Don

Date of the crash: November 13.10.1977, XNUMX

Time of the crash: 07:16

Country of the crash: the USSR

Location of the crash: Airport Rostov-on-Don

aircraft Brand: Yak-40K

Registration of aircraft: SSSR87948

Name of air carrier: Aeroflot (USSR)

Subdivision: CAA North Caucasus, JSC Rostov

Flight: 75

Chronology of events:

A boy of six years, sitting on the spot of 3, was loosely fastened (the belt was adjusted for an adult), slipped out and crashed when hit against the ground. The strap of his mother, who was sitting in place of 3b, was correctly buttoned, but was bolted, non-standard for this series eventually jumped off. The woman was broken also. The man sitting on the site of 2 was correctly fastened and left behind, hanging before landing in the chair. After landing, during the run, the air pressure dropped and the hatch fell. The man inside was drawn in and assisted by other passengers. The investigation found that the plane is 12.10. Performed a cargo flight. Passenger seats were removed. Technical staff of Rostov airport after the end of the cargo flight began to re-equip the passenger version of the aircraft. The armchairs were again installed in the salon.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 22: 4 18 crew members and passengers. Total killed 2 people: 2 passengers.

Details of the crash:

Phase of flight: climb

Identified causes of the crash: crew error during maintenance error

Data on the plane:

aircraft Brand: Yak-40K

Aircraft ID: SSSR87948

Country where registered aircraft: the USSR

Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 08.06.76

The serial number of the aircraft: 9621245

Hours aircraft: 2486

The cycles of use of the aircraft: 1704

Engines: H H 5612090 5031071 5612022 H

Flight data:

Flight: 75

Tour type: Regular passenger

The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)

* Division of the North-Caucasian CAA of Rostov

The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR

Flying from Rostov-on-Don

Flying in: Mykolayiv

Original item: Rostov-on-Don

A final point: Николаев

Additional information:

Information about the crew:

KBC Vitaly Kolosov

copilot Helena Gladkov

mechanic Victor A. Ivashchenko

Flight ZA Lebedev